Waltzing in the Dark : African American Vaudeville and Race Politics in the Swing Era Paperback / softback
The career of Norton and Margot, a ballroom dance team whose work was thwarted by the racial tenets of the era, serves as the barometer of the times and acts as the tour guide on this excursion through the worlds of African American vaudeville, black and white America during the swing era, the European touring circuit, and pre-Civil Rights era racial etiquette.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 270 pages, VIII, 270 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave USA
- Publication Date: 04/04/2002
- Category: Dance
- ISBN: 9780312294434